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Posted on: July 26, 2021

Water Rescue Training with MD Emergency Deployment Search and Rescue

2021-06 QAC EMS - Thank You

Queen Anne's County Department of Emergency Services would like to thank Maryland Emergency Deployment Search and Rescue for training with our staff in June. Each shift was trained in the foundational skills of water rescue, which includes basic ...
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Posted on: May 20, 2021

QAC Leads State in Equipping EMS with Mobile Access to Patient Medication History

Backline EMS

Queen Anne's County, Md.—Washington, D.C.’s Gateway to the Atlantic—Leads State in Equipping EMS with Mobile Access to Patient Medication History

 

Gives paramedics and EMTs rapid, secure access to life-saving...

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Posted on: April 9, 2021

Coordinated Response from Queen Anne’s County Results in No Casualties to Staff or Animals

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Coordinated Response from Queen Anne’s County Results in No Casualties to Staff or Animals

 

In the afternoon of April 6 there was a report of a commercial building fire at Animal Services in Queenstown. The building was filled with smoke and with ...

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Posted on: December 11, 2020

Queen Anne’s County COVID-19 Testing Through the End of 2020

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Queen Anne’s County COVID-19 Testing Through the End of 2020

 

Queen Anne’s County Department of Health continues to offer free COVID-19 testing through the end of the year but will have an abbreviated schedule due to upcoming holidays. The testing...

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Posted on: December 10, 2020

Dr. Ciotola's COVID-19 Update at Dec 8 CC Meeting

Docs update

At the County Commissioner’s meeting on December 8, 2020 Dr. Ciotola gave an update on where we stand with COVID-19 in Queen Anne’s County. Dr. Ciotola started the presentation by saying, “there is some good news and some bad news, but it will be the trut...

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Posted on: December 6, 2018

DES Updates Hazard Mitigation Plan

Haz Mit plan update website

A few months ago we asked the public to help us update the Hazard Mitigation Plan by answering a survey. To read the updated plan go to www.qacdes.com and click on the Hazard Mitigation link on the left side.

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Posted on: July 12, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccination Moving to Thursdays Starting July 19

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COVID-19 Vaccination Moving to Thursdays Starting July 19

 

Starting July 19th COVID-19 vaccination at Queen Anne’s County Department of Health will move from Mondays to Thursdays. COVID-19 Vaccinations will be offered at the Queen Anne&a...

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Posted on: August 4, 2021

QAC Department of Health Welcomes New Team Members to Addiction and Prevention Services

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QAC Department of Health Welcomes New Team Members to Addiction and Prevention Services

Join us in welcoming two new Peer Support Specialists and one new Prevention Outreach Specialist to our amazing team. We are expanding our outreach services that offer ...

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Posted on: August 12, 2021

Queen Anne’s County Will Offer an Additional Day for COVID-19 Testing

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Queen Anne’s County Will Offer an Additional Day for COVID-19 Testing

 

The Health Department in Centreville will be adding an additional day for COVID-19 testing starting Wednesday August 18.

 

Starting next week, testing will be ...

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Posted on: August 16, 2021

QAC Goes Purple Kick Off Event in Centreville on September 8

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QAC Goes Purple Kick Off Event in Centreville on September 1

 

Queen Anne’s County is going purple again this September. To kick off the month-long awareness campaign an event is planned for September 8 at 7:30 pm in front of the historic...

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Posted on: September 2, 2021

Queen Anne’s County Department of Emergency Services Recognized for a Fourth Year with the Gold Plus

DES Wins Gold Plus Award

Queen Anne’s County Department of Emergency Services Recognized for a Fourth Year with the Gold Plus Lifeline EMS Award

 

Queen Anne’s County Department of Emergency Services has received the American Heart Association&rsquo...

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Posted on: September 7, 2021

QAC County Department of Health Offering Additional COVID-19 Shots for the Immunocompromised

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QAC County Department of Health Offering Additional COVID-19 Shots for the Immunocompromised

 

 

The Queen Anne’s County Department of Health is now offering additional shots for the COVID-19 vaccine for those residents that are i...

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Posted on: September 15, 2021

Flu Season – Get an Appointment for your Flu Shot

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Flu Season – Get an Appointment for your Flu Shot

 

Fall is almost here and that means it is time to get your flu shot! We are offering several flu clinics at the Queen Anne’s County Department of Health and several mobile clini...

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